Development Economics Products

  • The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus

    Lessons from India for Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Dinesh Kumar, Nitin Bassi, A. Narayanamoorthy, M.V.K. Sivamohan

    It is becoming increasingly recognized that for the optimal sustainable development and use of natural resources, an integrated approach to water management, agriculture, food security and energy is required. This "nexus" is now the focus of major attention by researchers, policy-makers and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Water, Democracy and Neoliberalism in India

    The Power to Reform, 1st Edition

    By Vicky Walters

    Since the early 1990s, the achievement of ‘good governance’ has been a dominant discourse in the pursuit of social and economic development. This book presents a critical challenge to the contemporary development paradigm of good governance. Based on original ethnographic fieldwork on urban water…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Global Value Chains and Global Production Networks

    Changes in the International Political Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Neilson, Bill Pritchard, Henry Yeung Wai-Chung

    The global economic system is experiencing a profound period of rapid change. The emergence of globalised production and distribution systems, which bring together diverse constellations of economic actors through a complex regime of global corporate governance, state regulation and new…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Widening Income Distribution in Post-Handover Hong Kong

    1st Edition

    By Hon-Kwong Lui

    Before the handover to China in 1997, Hong Kong’s economic growth was very strong and the unemployment rate dropped to a record low of 2.2 per cent. In recent years, the widening income dispersion in Hong Kong has caught public attention. This book investigates the economic development and changes…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge

  • Southern China

    Industry, Development and Industrial Policy, 1st Edition

    By Marco R. Di Tommaso, Lauretta Rubini, Elisa Barbieri

    By concentrating on one of the key locations of global manufacturing, this volume offers a contribution to contemporary industry studies. The rates of growth that have characterized the southern Guangdong province in the last three decades are unique, even with respect to the more general and often…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Whyte, Jörg Wiegratz

    There is evidence that economic fraud has, in recent years, become routine activity in the economies of both high- and low-income countries. Many business sectors in today's global economy are rife with economic crime. Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud shows how neoliberal policies,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • State-Business Relations and Economic Development in Africa and India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kunal Sen

    When the state and business interact effectively they can promote a more efficient allocation of scarce resources, appropriate industrial policy and a more effective and prioritised removal of key obstacles to growth, than when the two sides fail to co-operate or engage in harmful collusion. This…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Governance and Knowledge

    The Politics of Foreign Investment, Technology and Ideas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helge Hveem, Carl Henrik Knutsen

    This book examines the politics of technology, and provides a detailed analysis of developments and debates within the European Union, international trade and governance. An important empirical contribution to the literature on the relations between politics and technology, this volume contains…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge/GARNET series

  • Statistical Tragedy in Africa?

    Evaluating the Database for African Economic Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Morten Jerven, Deborah Johnston

    What do we know about economic development in Africa? The answer is that we know much less than we would like to think. This collection assesses the knowledge problem present in statistics on poverty, agriculture, labour, education, health, and economic growth. While diverse in origin, the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Evolutionary Economic Geography

    Theoretical and Empirical Progress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dieter Kogler

    Economic geographers increasingly consider the significance of history in shaping the contemporary socio-economic landscape and believe that experiences and competencies, acquired over time by individuals and entities in particular localities, to a large degree determine present configurations as…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Combating Inequality

    The Global North and South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander Gallas, Hansjörg Herr, Frank Hoffer, Christoph Scherrer

    Economic inequality has recently gained considerable academic attention. However, two important aspects of inequality have not been discussed systematically: its multidimensional nature and the question of what can be done to reverse it. This book offers insights from scholars representing the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Innovative Community Change Practices

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Sam Cordes

    The national recession forced many communities to examine new and innovative ways to promote local economic development, resulting in long-term community changes. New techniques and approaches were used to identify available opportunities and programs which could take advantage of development…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Community Development – Current Issues Series

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